Hawks Drop Two Matches In PA

Release Date:
October 10, 2011
The Office of Sports Information
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SCRANTON BOX SCORE                                    WILKES BOX SCORE

WILKES, PA - Chelsea Reischuck finished the day with 11 kills and 27 digs in the Hilbert College women’s volleyball two- match loss at Wilkes University October 8.   The Hawks started the day with a 3-0 loss to Scranton University before their 3-0 defeat to Wilkes University. With the non-conference losses, the Hawks drop to 4-11.

Hilbert challenged Scranton in the first two sets with scores of 25-21, 25-20 before the Royals took the wind out of the Hawks sails in the third set (25-12).   Reischuck earned seven kills with 9 digs (3 blocks) while Jordan Botsford kept play alive with 11 digs. Shannon Memminger passed for 15 assists and 5 service aces.

Against Wilkes, Reischuck led the match (25-19, 25-21, 25-12) with 18 digs as Rachel Kwiatkowski drove in 6 kills. Memminger had 14 kills at 15 assists to finish the match.

The Hawks host Oswego State October 12 at 7 pm before they hit the road again for another non-conference tri-match at Grove City College with Thomas More University on October 15.

Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.